Thanks "John T. Douglass" and Martin Hepworth
> > Hi all,
> > Do my binaries - thirdparty, user compiled - compiled and running
> > Solaris 2.5 will run as it is on Solaris 7.
> > I wish to NFS mount our software disk on Sol 2.5 on a new ultra 80
> > Solaris 7 system and give it to user. Is 7 downward comaptable?
> > user programs are mostly ASIC design software.)
Tha answer is In general yes Solaris 2.5 binaries will work under
> to watch out for are device drivers since a 32 bit device driver will
> clearly not work if you are booting the 64bit kernel which is
> available in
> Solaris >7
> However there is no guarantee without trying.
> -- John
Do You Yahoo!?
Yahoo! Shopping - Thousands of Stores. Millions of Products.
sunmanagers mailing list
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.2 : Fri Sep 28 2001 - 23:14:24 CDT